David Kim (violinist)
|Born||24 May 1963
|Occupation(s)||violinist, concertmaster, pedagogue|
David Kim (born 24 May 1963) is a violinist born in Carbondale, Illinois and was the only American to win a prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1986, where he got sixth prize. Since 1999, he has been the concertmaster of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Kim is an active musician, performing with orchestras in Dallas, Pittsburgh, Sacramento, Korea, and Moscow.
Kim's studies of violin started at three. He started studying with Dorothy DeLay at eight.
- Valdes, Lesley. "Orchestra Names A Concertmaster David Kim, A Dallas Symphony Orchestra Violinist, Was One Of Two Finalists. He's Feeling "euphoria," He Said. - Philly.com". Philadelphia Inquirer. Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 2011-06-30.
- "The Philadelphia Orchestra". Philadelphia Orchestra Official Website. Retrieved 2011-06-28.
- Winners & Prizes
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